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Anyons : quantum mechanics of particles with fractional by Alberto Lerda

By Alberto Lerda

Debris with fractional data interpolating among bosons and fermions have attracted significant curiosity from mathematical physicists. in recent times it has emerged that those so-called anyons have really unforeseen functions, equivalent to the fractional corridor impression, anyonic excitations in motion pictures of liquid helium, and high-temrperature superconductivity. moreover, they're mentioned additionally within the context of conformal box theories. This publication is a scientific and pedagogical advent that considers the topic of anyons from many alternative issues of view. particularly, the writer offers the relation of anyons to braid teams and Chern-Simons box conception and devotes 3 chapters to actual functions. The e-book, whereas being of curiosity to researchers, basically addresses complex scholars of arithmetic and physics.

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